Job was saved successfully.
Job was removed from Saved Jobs.

Job Details

Research Data Analyst ( R-00081576 )

Science and Research

Research Analyst



San Diego, California, United States


Job Description:

Leidos tackles the most challenging national defense problems using advanced signal processing algorithms and data analytics. At our San Diego office, we have a dedicated and experienced team of scientist and engineers devoted to squeezing the last bit of information from every data set, and we seek a candidate with an interest in algorithm research, development, and implementation, who also possesses a strong scientific curiosity and desire to learn new things. Leidos is an employee-friendly company with a strong benefit package, flexible working hours, and a collegial atmosphere. Come join our growing team!

Primary Responsibilities

  • Help develop cutting edge signal processing and analysis algorithms for National Defense
  • Research cutting edge algorithms for noise reduction, detection, and characterization
  • Help conduct data analysis
  • Create efficient implementations in software
  • Document results for customers
  • Work collegially within a talented team of peers

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in physics, engineering, mathematics, or related field and 2+ years of prior relevant experience or a Masters and less than 2 years of prior relevant experience
  • Interest in scientific algorithm development, large dataset analysis, detection and characterization, and efficient software implementation.
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills
  • Fluency in MATLAB, Python, or similar high-level language
  • Passion for innovation, problem solving, and achieving technical results
  • Ability and desire to learn new concepts
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience programming in C/C++
  • Experience with public speaking and/or customer presentations
  • Ability to write reports and research documentation

Pay Range: